Name: Ven. Embogama Wimalagñana
Present Post: Senior Lecturer, Grade I
Department: Department of Sanskrit
University Location: K20 102
University Address Department of Sanskrit Studies,

University of Kelaniya, Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
Permanent Address: Sadartodaya Maha Pirivena, Edurapotha,
Devalegama, Sri Lanka.
Telephone: (Office) 0114816421/0112903660/0112903663
Academic Qualification:
• M.Phill (Two Years research) in the field of Buddhist Sanskrit, University of Kelaniya in 2000.
• B.A. First class Honours in Sanskrit with Sinhala as Subsidiary in 1991 University of Kelaniya.
• Diploma in Higher Education, Institute of National Education in 1997.
Apart from the above mentioned graduate and post graduate Qualifications he has passed the final exam of the Sri Lanka Oriental studies Society in 1985 conducted by the Department of Education.
Professional Qualifications:
• The Head of the Department of Sanskrit, University of Kelaniya. From 01.09.2011 up to now.
• Committee member of the Oriental studies society, since 2008
• Chief examiner of Madyama examination in 2010
• Chief examiner of Pararama examination in 2010
• Working as the additional chief examiner in the field of Pracheena Praramba and Madyama examination in 2008 and 2009
• As an additional chief examiner in the field of OL/AL examinations Since 2005
• Working as an assistant examiner in the field of Pracheena examination from 1999
• Working as an assistant examiner in the field of A/L examination since from 2000
• Working as an assistant examiner in the field of O/L examination since from 1999
• Temporary Assistant Lecturer, Dept. of Sanskrit University of Kelaniya, 1998-2001
• Temporary Lecturer in Sanskrit, in Seetawakapura teaching college, 1997
Research and Publication:
• Dasakumara Carita Prose, Samayawardana Book Publishers, Maradana, in1997.
• Saundarananda Epic Poetry, Samayawardana Book Publishers, Maradana in 2003.
• I have published more than 20 research articles a part from five Research Paper Presentations.